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Business Analyst - SAP FICO



Minimum Requirements:

  • Degree in IT/Business essential.
  • Min 6 years experience in a SAP FI systems development environment in a Specialist, Supervisor or Senior role.
  • Min 5 years relevant experience working in a manufacturing, or complex business environment.
  • Experience with SAP configuration, customising and advanced ABAP programming.

Skills and Competencies:

  • High level strategic understanding as well as being able and willing to get into the detail.
  • Performance driven (passion for performance, maintain and improve practices and systems to realise organisational goals)
  • Ensure best practices (expressed through practices, managing change, benchmarking, implementing, refining and improving practices)
  • Identify opportunities for continuous improvement that create value
  • Demonstrate and encourage lateral thinking and innovative problem solving
  • Continuously analyse, develop and re-engineer processes to ensure quality outputs and optimal departmental processes
  • Display understanding of the business strategy and impact
  • Implement the strategic imperatives and policies in own business area
  • Identify opportunities to increase revenue
  • Assist the organisation to capitalise on new opportunities for the business
  • Focus on digitalisation and automation to assist the company
  • Ensure effective management of risk and good corporate governance in the business area
  • Take ownership of change in own section, removes obstacles and obtains buy-in
  • Respond in a positive and flexible manner to change and uncertainty
  • Build and maintain sound relationships and a network of contacts in pursuit of organisational goals
  • Ensure legal compliance in area of responsibility

Key Performance Areas:

  • Design, implement and maintain effective programs and initiatives to provide IT solutions for Finance and supporting business processes
  • Optimise business performance by enhancing the alignment between business processes and SAP FI, in conjunction with business process owners
  • Undertake complex process analysis, design and proposal creation, which includes technical process problem solving in relation to the current, as well as the future business environment
  • Conduct unit tests, integration tests and develop SAP module functional documentation
  • Conduct Go-live preparation and Go-live
  • Act as the Key Specialist point of contact in problem solving and investigations related to incidents in the SAP FI/CO/PA module Support and develop VIM integration with SAP FI
  • Maintain and develop SAP workflows relevant to SAP FI module and business requirements
  • Maintain and develop SAPscript and Smartforms related to SAP FI module.
  • Ensure system integration and business continuity by effectively managing projects
  • Engage in liaison with stakeholders such as finance department, suppliers, direct line management, etc. to ensure correct system applications and development.
  • Engage with external specialist consultants and other in house SAP module developers for implementing cross functional solutions






52 500 per month (cost to company) - negotiable

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